Category Archives: Workshop

Rockne Livestock Booster Club – Buyer’s Letter Overview & Templates

Dear Families, The following YouTube video and documents are being sent to help livestock youth write buyers group letters. Mrs. Lang and Mrs. Watson produced a video with tips on writing buyers group letters and ways to speak with potential supporters. The attached documents include two examples. The first is an RLB template letter that can be used to contact supporters of the Rockne Livestock Booster Steak Supper. If you sold tickets in the past, you may wish to send a letter similar to the RLB template. The… Read More →

Multi-County Consumer Education Project – RSVP by 01/18/21

We are excited to host a multi-county Consumer Education Project series with Travis and Williamson County! RSVP Required! Be sure to sign up for the series at https://bit.ly/21ConsumerEd by January 18, 2021 A Printable copy of the schedule and project overview is available at http://bit.ly/ConsumerOverview21 Right now, we are planning on the practices being virtual – we are working on a way to incorporate in-person activities when possible  

Big Youth Workshop

  Save the Date! The BIG Youth Workshop is set for January 5, 2021. This workshop will be held in conjunction with the BIG Conference, but will be held virtually. Students will gain knowledge about “Connecting Agriculture & their Communities” from our amazing line-up of speakers. Registration is currently open and will remain open until January 1, 2021. Registration is, however, limited to those students in 7th-12th grade.

12/11/2020 4-H Email Blast: General Updates & Information (Resent 12/14/20)

INFORMATION IN THIS EMAIL BLAST (IN ORDER) Office Hours In-Person Meeting Opportunities/Guidelines Pecan Auxiliary Raffle Tickets Texas 4-H Foundation Scholarship Training Upcoming Trainings & Opportunities Other Opportunities Howdy and Happy Friday Monday, Y’all! I wanted to resend our email blast today – it seems we had LOTS of technology issues going on last week with internet and the email blast getting marked as spam in our Outlook system. We think we have everything fixed and addressed, however, please be sure to check your spam folders for information every… Read More →

Texas 4-H Foundation Scholarship Training

Our District 10 4-H Specialist, Megan Logan, is hosting a virtual in-depth training on the Texas 4-H Foundation Scholarships at 6:00 PM on Thursday, November 19, 2020 IF you are in 10th-12th grades, we HIGHLY encourage you to attend this training to help you prepare for your applications Topics Covered: Timeline/Process Online Application Platform Preparing your application What to have on hand to help you And MORE!!! RSVP by NOON on November 19th at https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=CljXn3JknE2hQtEx06ehFl_7nBiGwBxOoQIdZWOyq4dUOUtFQzhMRVA1WFlMNVc5TUU2VVdMNE43WC4u  

2020 Coastal Bend Classic Livestock Clinic & Show – 12/05/20

The Coastal Bend Classic Committee is pleased to announce the 2020 Coastal Bend Classic.  Information is now available at the event website: https://d114-h.tamu.edu/events-and-contests/coastal-bend-classic/.  The event will be held Saturday, December 5, 2020 in Sinton, TX. Registration is also available on the event website.  Early registration will be open from October 1 – November 13, 2020.  Regular registration will be open from November 14 to Day of Show.

2020 Lost Pines Winter Classic – Free Showmanship Clinic & Contest (RSVP by 11/30/20)

The Bastrop County 4-H & Lee County 4-H Youth Livestock Coalitions are excited to invite you to our 2020 Lost Pines Winter Classic – Free Showmanship Clinic & Contest!!  We are super thankful to our sponsors, Circle WL Beefmaster & Boullion Cattle Company, for sponsoring our event this year! Please note that an RSVP is REQUIRED this year – we need to have a head count for insurance, meal planning, and materials.  Please complete the Online RSVP Form (linked) by Monday, November 30, 2020  

Virtual Club Officer Training – Monday, 10/26/20

Hey all! Remember, if you are a 4-H Club Officer, we are hosting a training on Monday, October 26th, to go over Parliamentary Procedure! To sign up, follow these 2 steps: RSVP at https://rb.gy/vyvtux Download the virtual waiver at https://rb.gy/ejyltx and send it to Mellanie at MLMickelson@ag.tamu.edu

Swap It, Make It, Share It! Virtual Food & Nutrition Project Series – RSVP DUE 10/16/20

Please join us on Tuesday evenings at 6:00 PM to participate in our Virtual Food & Nutrition Project Series!  The series will be held over Zoom and the information for each session will be emailed out 1-2 days ahead of time.  If you have any questions, please contact the Bastrop County Extension Office at 512-581-7186 or MLMickelson@ag.tamu.edu. To RSVP: Please email a simple family recipe and a completed virtual permission slip (1 per family – be sure to include everyone’s names) and email them to our 4-H Agent,… Read More →

2020 Virtual Livestock Project Leader Training – 09/22/20

We are excited to offer this opportunity to our Texas 4-H volunteers!  Please join us on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, on Zoom at 6:00 PM to learn about being a Livestock Project Leader.  This training will be geared to those new volunteers who would like to know more about leading the livestock project, but we also welcome more experienced volunteers interested in some new ideas as well as teen leaders. In order to participate, you must be enrolled as a Texas 4-H Volunteer.  We will double check volunteer… Read More →